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The latest technology solutions for project, program and portfolio practitioners, teams and organizations.

Top-Rated PM Tools for 2016

- by Emily Sue Tomac

Here are the 10 most highly recommended project management tools on TrustRadius, a business technology research platform that gathered and verified user ratings of 14 features, including team collaboration, mobile access, and support for agile and waterfall methods. Also: three tips for PM software buyers.

Psst, Pass It On: Alignment

- by Kathleen Ryan O'Connor

Like the telephone game in which a message changes as it is whispered from one person to another, a lot can get lost as strategic initiatives travel across an organization, from idea to plan to execution. But it’s no secret that transparency is key to keeping priorities aligned.

QSM Updates Software Almanac

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The new edition, the first update since 2006, provides project managers and executive management with the latest data and research on the state of software development, including an extensive focus on agile methodology.

CA, VersionOne Unveil Agile-PPM Solution

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CA Technologies and VersionOne have partnered on a solution that integrates Agile and waterfall project management, providing visibility across all development initiatives and enabling improved business-level decision making.

Tool Shop: ElectricFlow

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Two new continuous delivery solutions promise to accelerate and automate software build, test and deployment activities for all types of organizations, with greater usability from mobile and desktop devices. It’s part of Electric Cloud’s ambitious vision to advance modern software delivery though technology and thought leadership.

This Just In…

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Here’s our June 2014 roundup of the latest technology solutions for project leaders, teams and organizations, including organizational change management … agile-based portfolio management … visualization work boards … interactive analytics … and more.

BI Tools + PM Teams

- by Rick Moreau

Virtualization trends and social technologies have greatly changed the way today’s teams collaborate, generating volumes of unstructured data and new challenges in tracking and measuring project performance. But the rapid changes have also created new opportunities in the area of business intelligence that can improve analysis and visibility.

Sciforma Wins Value Award

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The enterprise project and portfolio management solution was recognized for its product and business strength relative to its price point.

Tool Shop: VersionOne

- by Will Kelly

As organizations travel further down the Agile path, many are now looking to consolidate their project management and development efforts into one enterprise solution. VersionOne brings together collaboration, planning, reporting and analytics tools into one platform that should meet the needs of teams of all sizes.

Tool Shop: MindManager 14

- by Will Kelly

Mind maps are best known as brainstorming tools, but Mindjet has gradually added useful project management features to its popular MindManager application, and the latest version offers improved data filtering, task management, collaboration and integration options.




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Bart Gerardi

Director, Software Development,
Bart has been in ecommerce for over 20 years, and can’t imagine a …

Beth Spriggs

Vice President, Technology, Leadership for Educational Equity
Author of The Project Manager’s Little Book of Cheats. Available o…

Andy Jordan

President, Roffensian Consulting Inc.
Andy Jordan is a well known author and speaker on project management and…

Vicki Wrona

President, Forward Momentum, LLC
Vicki Wrona is the founder and President of Forward Momentum, a PMI Regi…

Kathleen O'Connor

I’m a freelance journalist and digital content strategist with 15+…

Aaron Smith

Editorial Director,
Aaron has served as the editor of ProjectsAtWork since 2001, leading its…



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